The Tibetan Colony

  • A Tibetan refugee settlement located at the west end Chowgan village
  • Established in 1960s following the exile of the Dalai Lama and other Tibetans.
  • Bir Tibetan Colony houses the following :
    • Several Tibetan monasteries (representing the Nyingma, Kagyu, and Sakya traditions)
    • A Tibetan handicraft center
    • A Tibetan Children's Village school (Suja),
    • A branch of the Tibetan Medical
    • Astrological Institute (Men-Tsee-Khang)
    • A medical clinic
    • Deer Park Institute.
  • 2 km from Bir Bazar
  • Sunrise to Sunset
Entrance Fee
  • FREE entry
Restaurants nearby
  • Local eataries available
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